Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Scaling items, part of Navisworks Essential Training.
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…Instead of saying scaling, we can actually say distorting.…When you select an object in navis works you have the ability to stretch the object…as well as scale the overall size of that object using the, you guessed it, gizmo.…This video will focus on using the gizmo to both stretch and scale an…object, then we'll look at putting it back to it's original size and shape.…So to follow along, go ahead and open your NavisworksEssential.nwd file.…Let's zoom in on this are right up here.…Go ahead and right click and select this pipe cover.…
Go to the item tools tab.…Let's click on the scale button.…Notice that we have a few different choices.…We can stretch it up, stretch it out, stretch it over.…We can also uniformly scale it in three different directions as well.…So by clicking an arrow you're actually stretching it.…By clicking one of these planes, you…can actually uniformly scale it, in that direction.…First thing I'm going to do is I want to stretch…it back over this way to cover up those pipes.…So I'm going to click on this arrow, I'm going to stretch it this way.…
- Appending and merging different file types
- Walking through your model
- Working with viewpoints
- Reviewing and marking up a model
- Manipulating and finding objects
- Adding links to objects
- Sorting and grouping
- Creating clash tests
- Adding a timeline with the Timeliner
- Creating material takeoffs
- Creating custom animations and scripts for an interactive movie
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. The Navisworks File System
2. Navigating in a Model
3. Working with Viewpoints
4. The Review Tab
5. Dealing with Objects
6. Sorting and Grouping
7. Clash Detection
8. The TimeLiner
10. Presenting, Animating, and Exporting
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